[NTG-context] Overfull annotations

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Apr 13 00:11:54 CEST 2016


On 4/12/2016 10:49 PM, Jan Tosovsky wrote:
> On 2016-04-12 Hans Hagen wrote:
>> On 4/12/2016 9:11 PM, Jan Tosovsky wrote:
>>>
>>> But to be honest, the best for me would be PDF annotations
>>> (rectangles) placed to that occurrences. In Acrobat Reader
>>> you can easily list them and automatically navigate to the
>>> target location (and then jump to the prev/next).
>>
>> \enabletrackers[builders.hpack.quality]
>> \enabletrackers[builders.hpack.overflow]
>>
>> \starttext
>>       \hsize 8cm \input tufte
>> \stoptext
>>
>
> Nice. But..
>
> My use case is 300+ pages book with several occurences. If those red rectangles were provided as annotations, I could efficiently jump from one to another, without browsing all the book (thanks to the special Annotation pane).
> http://ptgmedia.pearsoncmg.com/images/chapter09_0321751256/elementLinks/rc_13.jpg
>
> Both searching occurrences (in PDF) using the line number of the original source or visually by looking for red rectangles is IMHO inefficient.
>
> However, I agree there are more important features to implement.

indeed ... also, i consider it featurecreep

Hans

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